PR: ODH Clears Backlog of Antigen Tests

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Spike in one day cases includes daily reported cases plus backlog.

Today the Ohio Department of Health (ODH) reports the Bureau of Infectious Disease has cleared the backlog of pending files that dated back to November 1, causing a one-day spike in cases, bringing today’s reported case total to 25,721. Included in the reported cases for today are the results from approximately 13,000 that were part of the report backlog. The onset date for these cases have been backfilled and appropriately recorded. The note about pending files has been removed from the website. Click below to access the full release.

ODH News Release - Antigen Test Backlog.pdf